Thursday's letters: What are your fellow readers writing in about today?



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'Natural' approaches not enough for flood relief

Oxford Mail:

2:14pm Monday 4th May 2015

One issue of contention about the proposed flood relief scheme for Oxford has been the question whether alternative “natural” approaches are a viable alternative.

Slower freight trains vital for residents near the line

Oxford Mail:

2:13pm Monday 4th May 2015

THE many residents who, like us, will be affected by noise and vibration from the East-West Rail Project might like an update.

Maybe motorbike critics had a fright when young

Oxford Mail:

2:12pm Monday 4th May 2015

Cyclists are generally the quickest off the mark with complaints against other road users.

City council should put its own house in order first

Oxford Mail:

2:11pm Monday 4th May 2015

CPRE Oxfordshire director Helen Marshall is correct in that there needs to be effective public engagement in the process that is now under way to look into reviewing the Oxford Green Belt as part of the overall assessment of how to meet housing need in Oxfordshire.

Time we knew who makes decisions that really matter

Oxford Mail:

2:10pm Monday 4th May 2015

Fair play to John Tanner for making his personal opinion known to everyonein regards on the headline news regarding restricting car use in Oxford.

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